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Driver cut from car after crashing off M6 at Preston

Posted on - 25th March, 2017 - 3:24pm | Author - | Posted in - Broughton, Fulwood, News, Roads, Transport
The incident happened on the approach to Junction 32 of the M6 at Preston Pic: Google
The incident happened on the approach to Junction 32 of the M6 at Preston Pic: Google

A driver has been taken to hospital following a crash on the M6 near Preston.

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Lancashire Police closed the M6 southbound between Junctions 33 and 32 during the incident.

Three fire engines from Fulwood, Morecambe and Lancaster responded to the incident at 12.56pm on Saturday (25 March).

A car had left the motorway and hit a fence, trapping one person inside.

Firefighters cut the car away to rescue the man who was taken to Royal Preston Hospital by ambulance.

The motorway was fully reopened after an hour and delays have eased.

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